"I was reading the dictionary. I thought
it was a poem about everything."
                     --Steven Wright

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Ignorant of ( অজ্ঞ ) He is ignorant of this rule.
  • Weak in ( কাঁচা ) He is weak in Mathematics.
  • Mourn over ( শোক করা ) Don't mourn over the dead.
  • Devote to ( উৎসর্গ করা ) He devotes much time to study.
  • Popular with ( জনপ্রিয় ) He is popular with all for his good behaviour.
  • Quarrel with ( কলহ করা (ব্যক্তি) ) They quarreled with one another for the property.

Idioms:

  • vile sycophant ( খঁয়ের খা )
  • put the cart before the horse ( স্বাভাবিক অবস্থা উলটাইয়া দেওয়া ; অস্বাভাবিক অবস্থা পরিণত করা )
  • Maiden speech ( প্রথম বক্তৃতা ) His maiden speech fell flat on the audience.
  • slap on the wrist ( মৃদু শাস্তি ) Although he broke the rules, he was only given a slap on the wrist
  • By all means ( সবর্প্রকার ) Try to do it by all means.
  • Come to light ( প্রকাশিত হওয়া ) Their private talk has come to light at last.